The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Storage Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Engineer
Rank 565 555 524
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 96 94 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 59 62
Median daily rate £350 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £323 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £452 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £400 £369
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 £52.19 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.67% +49.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £52.19 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-61.67% +49.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51031 54127 51833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.79% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33206 34317 31392
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1549 2019 2086
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Storage Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Storage Engineer in the job title.

Storage Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Storage Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Storage Engineer within the UK.

Storage Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Storage Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Storage Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Storage Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Storage Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Storage Engineer within the UK.

Storage Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +3 88 £348 -13.12% 9
North East - 39 £305 -
Tyne and Wear - 38 £305 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 38 £305 -
London -3 24 £400 +6.66% 3
South East -5 15 £395 +4.63% 3
Hampshire -3 8 £408 +1.87%
Scotland +1 7 £400 -5.32%
Edinburgh - 6 £400 -
City of London +40 5 £375 -
Berkshire +7 5 £375 -2.28%
Farnborough - 5 £440 -
North West 0 3 £475 - 1
Manchester -1 3 £475 - 1
South West -3 3 £325 -
West Midlands -24 3 £375 -6.25% 1
Harrow - 3 £400 -
Uxbridge - 2 £382 -
Slough - 2 £400 -
Birmingham - 2 £450 - 1
Bracknell -8 1 - -
Leeds -9 1 £425 +6.25%
West Yorkshire -13 1 £425 +6.25% 1
Surrey -17 1 £400 - 2
Yorkshire -17 1 £425 +6.25% 1
Camberley -18 1 £400 - 1
Renfrewshire -23 1 - -
Erskine -27 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 - -

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Storage Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Storage Engineer in the job title.

1 96 (50.26%) SAN
2 83 (43.46%) EMC
3 81 (42.41%) Windows
4 69 (36.13%) HP
5 62 (32.46%) Linux
6 57 (29.84%) VMware
7 56 (29.32%) Security Cleared
8 53 (27.75%) NetApp
9 45 (23.56%) Microsoft
9 45 (23.56%) SC Cleared
10 44 (23.04%) Unix
11 38 (19.90%) VMware Infrastructure
12 36 (18.85%) Cisco
13 32 (16.75%) ITIL
13 32 (16.75%) EMC VNX
14 29 (15.18%) 3PAR
14 29 (15.18%) Migration
14 29 (15.18%) NetBackup
15 28 (14.66%) Brocade
16 27 (14.14%) Windows Server
17 26 (13.61%) Data Centre
18 22 (11.52%) Tivoli
18 22 (11.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
19 21 (10.99%) Replication
19 21 (10.99%) Change Management
19 21 (10.99%) Finance
19 21 (10.99%) NAS
19 21 (10.99%) Change Control
20 20 (10.47%) HP Data Protector
20 20 (10.47%) AIX

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.14%) OpenStack
2 4 (2.09%) Apache
3 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.05%) IIS
3 2 (1.05%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.52%) JBoss
4 1 (0.52%) SAS
4 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.52%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.52%) TPMS
4 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (2.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.62%) Office 365
3 3 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (50.26%) SAN
2 21 (10.99%) NAS
3 19 (9.95%) Fibre Channel
4 13 (6.81%) DNS
5 10 (5.24%) iSCSI
6 7 (3.66%) Firewall
7 5 (2.62%) DHCP
8 4 (2.09%) FCoE
9 3 (1.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (1.57%) NetScaler
9 3 (1.57%) SSL
10 2 (1.05%) FTP
10 2 (1.05%) LAN
10 2 (1.05%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.05%) VLAN
11 1 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.52%) LDAP
11 1 (0.52%) Network Security
11 1 (0.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.52%) DB2
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.52%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.52%) Bitbucket
1 1 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 21 (10.99%) Finance
2 8 (4.19%) Banking
3 4 (2.09%) Financial Institution
3 4 (2.09%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.05%) Billing
6 1 (0.52%) Advertising
6 1 (0.52%) Electronics
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.52%) Marketing
6 1 (0.52%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.75%) EMC VNX
2 26 (13.61%) Data Centre
3 21 (10.99%) Replication
4 19 (9.95%) EMC VMAX
5 18 (9.42%) HP Storage
6 12 (6.28%) CLARiiON
7 11 (5.76%) Enterprise Storage
8 9 (4.71%) Management Information System
8 9 (4.71%) VCE vBlock
9 7 (3.66%) Celerra
9 7 (3.66%) Clustering
9 7 (3.66%) Computer Science
9 7 (3.66%) HP StoreVirtual
10 5 (2.62%) FlexPod
10 5 (2.62%) Symmetrix DMX
11 3 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (1.57%) Client/Server
12 2 (1.05%) Device Driver
12 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Cloud
13 1 (0.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 81 (42.41%) Windows
2 62 (32.46%) Linux
3 44 (23.04%) Unix
4 27 (14.14%) Windows Server
5 20 (10.47%) AIX
6 18 (9.42%) Solaris
6 18 (9.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (8.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (8.38%) HPUX
9 10 (5.24%) Data ONTAP
10 9 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.57%) VMS
13 1 (0.52%) CentOS
13 1 (0.52%) SUSE
13 1 (0.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (16.75%) ITIL
2 29 (15.18%) Migration
3 21 (10.99%) Change Control
3 21 (10.99%) Change Management
4 19 (9.95%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (8.38%) Service Delivery
6 12 (6.28%) Problem Management
7 10 (5.24%) Performance Monitoring
7 10 (5.24%) Release Management
7 10 (5.24%) Server Virtualisation
8 9 (4.71%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (4.19%) Mentoring
9 8 (4.19%) Project Management
10 7 (3.66%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (3.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (2.62%) Capacity Management
12 5 (2.62%) QMS
12 5 (2.62%) Quality Management
12 5 (2.62%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (2.09%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.28%) SQL
2 7 (3.66%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.62%) VBScript
4 2 (1.05%) Korn
4 2 (1.05%) Perl
4 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.05%) VB
5 1 (0.52%) R
5 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (29.32%) Security Cleared
2 45 (23.56%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.19%) Degree
4 6 (3.14%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (2.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.09%) HP ASE
5 4 (2.09%) HPE ATP
6 3 (1.57%) CCNP
6 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.57%) RHCT
7 2 (1.05%) EMCSA
7 2 (1.05%) MCSA
7 2 (1.05%) MCSE
7 2 (1.05%) NCDA
8 1 (0.52%) CCNA
8 1 (0.52%) EMCISA
8 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.62%) SLA
2 2 (1.05%) BS7799
3 1 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (19.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (6.81%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.81%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (5.76%) NFS
4 10 (5.24%) VMware ESX
5 6 (3.14%) vSphere
6 4 (2.09%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.09%) XenApp
7 3 (1.57%) VMware Server
7 3 (1.57%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.05%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (1.05%) vCloud
8 2 (1.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.52%) SRDF
9 1 (0.52%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.52%) VMFS
9 1 (0.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (15.18%) NetBackup
2 22 (11.52%) Tivoli
2 22 (11.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 20 (10.47%) HP Data Protector
4 9 (4.71%) EMC NetWorker
4 9 (4.71%) EMC VPLEX
5 6 (3.14%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (2.09%) SCCM
6 4 (2.09%) WSUS
7 3 (1.57%) Puppet
8 2 (1.05%) BladeLogic
8 2 (1.05%) SCOM
8 2 (1.05%) vRealize
9 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.52%) Legato
9 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.52%) OpenView
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.52%) Simpana
Vendors
1 83 (43.46%) EMC
2 69 (36.13%) HP
3 57 (29.84%) VMware
4 53 (27.75%) NetApp
5 45 (23.56%) Microsoft
6 36 (18.85%) Cisco
7 29 (15.18%) 3PAR
8 28 (14.66%) Brocade
9 19 (9.95%) Symantec
10 12 (6.28%) IBM
10 12 (6.28%) Isilon
11 9 (4.71%) Citrix
11 9 (4.71%) Red Hat
12 8 (4.19%) Dell
13 5 (2.62%) Hitachi
14 4 (2.09%) Veeam
14 4 (2.09%) Veritas
15 3 (1.57%) Fujitsu
15 3 (1.57%) Oracle
16 2 (1.05%) CommVault
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